The Lethbridge Community Out of School Association IT’S A BLAST program, established in 1992, is a non-profit organization licensed to provide out of school care for children 6 to 12 years old. We offer before, after school, and summer programs in several schools throughout Lethbridge.
The Staff and Development position will provide support to the development of our current and future programming staff. The ideal candidate is someone who brings enthusiasm with a minimum of 2 years in childcare or in a related field. The candidate will have superior communicating skills, written and oral. The preferred candidate will enjoy working with people and have high interpersonal skills.
The Program Assistant- Staff and Development must be able to multitask and stay organized. They are responsible for team building, as well as developing and implementing training and support for the floor staff. The Program assistant- Staff and Development will identify and implement solutions that address knowledge and skills gaps. This position works closely with the Program Coordinator offering support both at the office and in all programs. This position deals with multiple shifting priorities and multiple interruptions.
Position: Program Assistant –Staff and Development
Location: It’s a Blast—Main Office
Employment Type: Permanent; 35 hours a week
Hours: Monday- Friday 9:00 am-4:30 pm Evening work may be required (until 6:00 pm)
Minimum Qualifications: ·
Minimum 2 years in the field of child care·
Child Development Worker or Supervisor Certificate
Summary of Job Duties:
At BLAST, we seek great people to provide progressive and innovative childcare. We believe that children should develop life skills through different learning opportunities.
Please submit a cover letter and a resume.
Job Type: Full-time